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Artist: Frederick Strothmann (1879 - 1958) Signed in Plate. Date of Work: 1918. Consigner has preserved by mounting on canvas, total measurement of 31.5 by 22 inches. Minor warping - water damage to right edge.
Description: Many posters to raise money for Liberty Loan bonds promoted German hatred. This one shows a blood-thirsty German/Hun looking over war-torn Europe and across the Atlantic Ocean to America. The Liberty Bond posters were inflammatory, but highly effective. Americans would purchase more than $23 billion worth to help the war effort.

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WWI WAR BOND POSTER ART BY FREDERICK STROTHMANN

Estimate $150 - $200May 10, 2018
2500 Apalachee Parkway
Tallahassee, FL 32301
United States
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